Agency Partners

Agency for Toxic Substances and Disease Registry (ATSDR) works with states and other federal agencies to prevent exposure to hazardous substances from waste sites. The agency conducts public health assesments, health studies, surveillance activities, and health education training in communities around waste sites in the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency's National Priorities List.

Website: http://www.atsdr.cdc.gov/dro/r10.html

EPA Region X is comprised of the states of Alaska, Idaho, Oregon, Washington and Pacific Northwest Indian Country. EPA was established to consolidate in one agency a variety of federal research, monitoring, standard-setting and enforcement activities to ensure environmental protection. EPA's mission is to protect human health and to safeguard the natural environment—air, water, and land—upon which life depends.

Website: http://www.epa.gov/region10/

Washington State Department of Ecology (DOE). Mission is to protect, preserve and enhance Washington’s environment and protect the wise management of our air, land, and water.

Website: http://www.ecy.wa.gov/

Washington State Department of Health (DOH). The Department of Health works with its federal, state and local partners to help people in Washington stay healthier and safer. Our programs and services help prevent illness and injury, promote healthy places to live and work, provide education to help people make good health decisions and ensure our state is prepared for emergencies.

Website: http://www.doh.wa.gov/

 

 
 
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